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Tap Room Tales: A Clambake Collection from Golfs Greatest Pro-Am Charles Acquisto

Tap Room Tales: A Clambake Collection from Golfs Greatest Pro-Am

Charles Acquisto

Published December 22nd 2011
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Kindle Edition
317 pages
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Tap Room Tales is an amazing collection of golf stories, funny quotes, telling statistics and classic photographs from the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament. Started by singer Bing Crosby in 1937, this entertaining book captures the history andMoreTap Room Tales is an amazing collection of golf stories, funny quotes, telling statistics and classic photographs from the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament. Started by singer Bing Crosby in 1937, this entertaining book captures the history and humor of the PGA Tour Tournament affectionately known as The Clambake. Author and Northern California native Charles J. Acquisto places the reader on comfy bar stool at The Lodge at Pebble Beachs legendary 19th Hole, The Tap Room, for many of golfs best stories originating from the Pro-Am. Bill Murray, Phil Harris, Dean Martin, Ray Bolger, Kevin Costner, James Garner, Glen Campbell, John Denver, Clint Eastwood, Desi Arnez, and George Lopez are just a small sample of the many celebrities who have joined PGA Tour professionals to provide belly laughs and incredible moments never to be forgotten at Bing Crosbys golf gathering. With a preface by comedian and Pro-Am participant Tom Dreesen and an epilogue by longtime Clambake emcee Bob Murphy, Tap Room Tales will delight even the casual golf fan who will enjoy this behind-the-scenes look at a golf tournament week through the decades.